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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To become pale. To cook quickly to remove skins.

Usage examples (31)
  • So far in this endeaver, I have learned how to 'blanch' rutabaga's so that they can be frozen.
  • As a white person, Terre'blanch's death "leaves me cold" - to quote an apartheid notable.
  • The bones of Latians blanch the neighb'ring shore.
  • To blanch almonds, see directions in No. 168. 193. for more
Tutoring comment
  • He boiled water to "blanch" the almonds then saw her "blench" (flinch) when the water spilled.
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